quote by Voltaire

Dont think money does everything or you are going to end up doing everything for money.

— Voltaire

Sensational Old Money quotations

Old money quote Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the old

Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.

Power is not brute force and money; power is in your spirit. Power is in your soul. It is what your ancestors, your old people gave you. Power is in the earth; it is in your relationship to the earth.

Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of all evil, the sum of blessings.

Old money quote Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a

Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.

When I am an old woman I shall wear purple, With a red hat which doesn't go and doesn't suit me, And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves, And satin sandals, and say we've no money for butter.

The open frontier, the hardships of homesteading from scratch, the wealth of natural resources, the whole vast challenge of a continent waiting to be exploited, combined to produce a prevailing materialism and an American drive bent as much, if not more, on money, property, and power than was true of the Old World from which we had fled.

There’s an old adage that says that money is the root of all evil.

Bullshit. Lack of money is the root of all evil.

Old money quote Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get mor

Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.

In high school, I taught dance classes for 3-year-olds up to 16-year-olds, so between that and some bat mitzvah money, I saved up a pretty good nest egg to move to L.A.

I signed a very modest $3,000 bonus with the Braves in Milwaukee.

And my old man didn't have that kinda money to put out.

I realized it might be possible to do such a thing, run for money, trot for wages on piece work at a bob a puff rising bit by bit to a guinea a gasp and retiring through old age at thirty-two because of lace-curtain lungs, a football heart, and legs like varicose beanstalks.

Old money quote You can't have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage work ethic.

You can't have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage work ethic.

I think that much of the advice given to young men about saving money is wrong.

I never saved a cent until I was forty years old. I invested in myself - in study, in mastering my tools, in preparation. Many a man who is putting a few dollars a week into the bank would do much better to put it into himself.

According to an old French motto, Noblesse oblige - one must live up to one's name. The Rothschilds' condition of life has imposed on them a second motto: Richesse oblige - one must live up to one's fortune.

...in place of the Old Bottom Line of money and power, a New Bottom Line of Love and Generosity is possible. People of all faiths need to shape a political and social movement that reaffirms the most generous, peace-oriented, social justice-committed, and loving truths of the spiritual heritage of the human race.

Old money quote Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

While boasting of our noble deeds we're careful to conceal the ugly fact that by an iniquitous money system we have nationalized a system of oppression which, though more refined, is not less cruel than the old system of chattel slavery.

The real measure of your wealth is how much you'd be worth if you lost all your money.

Money is a new form of slavery, and distinguishable from the old simply by the fact that it is impersonal - that there is no human relation between master and slave.

Old money quote If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.

If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.

I don't want nothing old but some old money.

Buy me some young ideas. That's what I'm gonna do with it.

When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life;

now that I am old I know that it is.

You can be young without money but you can't be old without it.

Old money quote Old days won't open new doors.

Old days won't open new doors.

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But Paris was a very old city and we were young and nothing was simple there, not even poverty, nor sudden money, nor the moonlight, nor right and wrong nor the breathing of someone who lay beside you in the moonlight.

You can be young without money but you can't be old without it.

Everyone says that looks don't matter, age doesn't matter, money doesn't matter.

But i never met a girl yet who has fallen in love with an old ugly man who's broke.

Old money quote When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to l

When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life

Tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther.

If you want to live a long time, don't fool with nothing old but money, nothing big but a bank roll, nothing black but a Cadillac, nothing over twenty-two years, nothing that weighs over 130. If you do, you're in trouble. 'Cause when you're getting old and your cells gettin' low, you'll need a Delco battery to boost ya.

Admittedly, a homosexual can be conditioned to react sexually to a woman, or to an old boot for that matter. In fact, both homo -- and heterosexual experimental subjects have been conditioned to react sexually to an old boot, and you can save a lot of money that way.

Old money quote It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.

...I'm thirteen years old, and I think I'm at the crossroads of my life. I've got to make good between now and the time I'm twenty, and I have only seven years to do it in. Besides, I'm the father of my family and I've got to earn all the money I can.

One finds fortunes built on slave labor, indentured labor, prison labor, immigrant labor, female labor, child labor, and scab labor - backed by the lethal force of gun thugs and militia. 'Old money' is often little more than dirty money laundered by several generations of possession.

This is a faithless old world. Men and women are hardheaded, pleasure-mad, money crazy. They write up their successes and say, "The power and might of my hand have done these things." God has been ruled out; consequently, the thrill and romance of true living are gone for most people.

Old money quote Money can't buy manners.

Money can't buy manners.

The real excitement is playing the game.

Old men are always advising young men to save money.

That is bad advice. Don't save every nickel. Invest in yourself. I never saved a dollar until I was forty years old.

Money frees you from doing things you dislike.

Since I dislike doing nearly everything, money is handy.

Old money quote Old ways won't open new doors.

Old ways won't open new doors.

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Shipping magnate of the 20th century If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.

When I was young I used to think that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old, I know it is.

Well, it all began with Democracy. Before we had the vote all the power was in the hands of rich people. If you had money you could get health care, education, look after yourself when you were old, and what democracy did was to give the poor the vote and it moved power from the marketplace to the polling station, from the wallet...to the ballot.

You can't appreciate home till you've left it, money till it's spent, your wife till she's joined a woman's club, nor Old Glory till you see it hanging on a broomstick on the shanty of a consul in a foreign town.

You can't appreciate home till you've left it, money till it's spent, your wife till she's joined a woman's club, nor Old Glory till you see it hanging on a broomstick on the shanty of a consul in a foreign town.

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